Australia vs West Indies Live Cricket Score, ICC Champions Trophy 2013 warm-up match

West Indies will bank on explosive starts from opener Chris Gayle © Getty Images

Cardiff: Jun 1, 2013
 
West Indies captain Dwayne Bravo won the toss and elected to bat in the ICC Champions Trophy 2013  warm-up match against Australia at Cardiff on Saturday.
 
For Michael Clarke’s team, the long tour of England begins with the first goal of conquering the Champions Trophy. The Aussies have a balance side going into the tournament. While spin department has been a concern, it is unlikely to hamper in the english conditions conducive to swing bowlers.
 
While West Indies won’t be considered as favourites to clinch the trophy, they have plenty of match-winners to trouble the opposition. Moreover, this tournament will be a new beginning for the team as all-rounder Dwayne Bravo will lead the Caribbean side after Darren Sammy stepped down.
 
Each team will have 11 players on the field. However, the captains have an option to use additional players from the 15-member squad.
 
Teams:
 
Australia: David Warner, Shane Watson, George Bailey, Michael Clarke (c), Phil Hughes, Adam Voges, Mathew Wade (wk), Nathan Coulter-Nile, Xavier Doherty, James Faulkner,  Mitchell Johnson, Clint McKay, Mitchel Marsh, Glen Maxwell, Mitchel Starc
 
West Indies: Chris Gayle, Dwayne Smith, Marlon Samuels, Ramnaresh Sarwan, Dwayne Bravo (c), Darren Bravo, Jhonson Charles,   Sunil Narine, Kieron Pollard, Denesh Ramdin (wk), Ravi Rampaul, Kemar Roach, Darren Sammy, Tino Best, Jason Holder
 
Catch live scores and ball-by-ball updates of the warm-up match between Australia and West Indies here